Bitcoin may need to be redesigned to fix a flaw that gave one company a chance to manipulate the cryptocurrency.
In a remarkable study, a paralyzed woman used her mind to control a robotic arm. If only there were a realistic way to get this technology out of the lab and into real life.
A new automated version of one of neuroscience’s most important techniques, patch clamping, makes it much easier and faster for scientists to tap into the inner workings of brain cells.
As mobile devices are used to perform more financial transactions, cybercriminals are taking greater interest.
Knowing how the brain deals with other people could lead to smarter computers.
With the invention of optogenetics and other technologies, researchers can investigate the source of emotions, memory, and consciousness for the first time.
Once the realm of philosophy, neuroscience has taken the lead in the search to find the true nature of the human mind.
A 1961 essay speculated on where research into the physical basis of thinking and communication might eventually lead.
Fundamental discoveries about the nature of memory could lead to new treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder, addiction, and anxiety.
The neuroscientist Antonio Damasio explains how minds emerge from emotions and feelings.